Test System Setup
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.2GHz (800MHz FSB) (Supplied by Spectrum Communications)
Memory: 2x 256MB OCZ DDR-533 (Supplied by OCZ)
Hard Disk: Western Digital 7200 RPM PATA (Supplied by Plus Corporation)
Graphics Card: Gigabyte GeForce FX 5950 Ultra (Supplied by Gigabyte)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1
Drivers: nVidia nVidia Forceware 56.64
SiSoft Sandra 2004 SP1
SiSoft Sandra (the System ANalyser, Diagnostic and Reporting Assistant) 2004 SP1 is a synthetic windows benchmark that features different tests used to evaluate different PC subsystems.
The Gigabyte PT880 just falls short of its I875P sibling in the memory performance. Once the king of memory performance, VIA has fallen behind the pack somewhat.
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